illegal immigrants

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Protesters Want Florida To Allow Illegal Immigrants To Obtain Driver’s Licenses

Protesters are calling for Florida to allow immigrants who are in the United States illegally be allowed to have driver’s licenses.

CBS Tampa–07/14/2014

File photo of Florida Gov. Rick Scott. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

New Law Allows Fla. Students Living In Country Illegally To Be Qualified For In-State Tuition Rates

Florida students living in the country illegally will be allowed to qualify for in-state college tuition rates under a bill signed into law Monday by Gov. Rick Scott.

CBS Tampa–06/09/2014

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Fla. Bill Would Allow Illegal Immigrant Students To Pay In-State College Tuition

State lawmakers could approve a bill this session allowing qualified Florida students to pay in-state college tuition even if they are in the country illegally.

CBS Tampa–02/24/2014

Cuba is opening up is citizens to travel more freely, which could cause a massive influx of the population to the United States. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Cuba Ends Exit Permits As Florida Could See Massive Population Surge

Cuba is set to end exit permits for foreign travel, giving many Cubans more of an incentive to travel abroad for up to 24 months.

10/16/2012

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Judge: Florida Schools Cannot Charge Higher Tuition For Kids Of Illegal Immigrants

Students at Florida’s public colleges and universities cannot be charged higher out-of-state tuition simply because their parents are in the U.S. illegally, a federal judge ruled.

CBS Tampa–09/05/2012

U.S. Army National Guardsmen scan the U.S.-Mexico border on June 22, 2011 in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Prison Companies Generating Millions Of Dollars Locking Up Illegal Immigrants

The U.S. is locking up more illegal immigrants than ever, generating lucrative profits for the nation’s largest prison companies, and an Associated Press review shows the businesses have spent tens of millions of dollars lobbying lawmakers and contributing to campaigns.

CBS Tampa–08/02/2012

GUATEMALA CITY, GUATEMALA - JUNE 24: Returning Guatemalan immigrants make free phone calls to their families after arriving on a deportation flight from Arizona on June 24, 2011 to Guatemala City, Guatemala. The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE, deports thousands of undocumented Guatemalans, many of whom are caught in the controversial federal 'Secure Communities' data-sharing program which puts local police on the frontlines of national immigration enforcement. ICE recently announced a set of adjustments to the program after many local communities and some states, including New York, insisted on opting out, saying immigrants were being deported for minor offenses such as traffic violations. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Obama Plans Change in Immigration Rule on Waivers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration wants to more quickly reunite Americans with their illegal immigrant spouses and children in a move long sought by advocates but panned by Republicans as a way to push unpopular policies around Congress.

CBS Tampa–01/09/2012

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